Tag: security risks

Computing, Hardware

China bans Micron chips over “network security risks”

May 22, 2023

Via: TechSpot

According to China’s Cyberspace Administration (CAC), a network security review of Micron’s products showed they have relatively serious potential network security issues that pose major security risks to China’s critical infrastructure supply chain, which includes state-owned banks, transportation, and telecoms. […]

Hacking, Security

Detecting Evasive Malware on IoT Devices Using Electromagnetic Emanations

January 3, 2022

Via: The Hacker News

Cybersecurity researchers have proposed a novel approach that leverages electromagnetic field emanations from the Internet of Things (IoT) devices as a side-channel to glean precise knowledge about the different kinds of malware targeting the embedded systems, even in scenarios where […]

Challenges, Network Virtualization, Trends, Types

Stingray spying: 5G will protect you against surveillance attacks, say standards-setters

March 23, 2018

Via: ZDNet

5G mobile connectivity is just around the corner. But while it promises improved support for the growing Internet of Things and help for mobile operators coping with increasing data demands, it also brings significant security risks. 5G networks will involve […]

Performance, security, and availability

With Big Data Comes Increased Security Risk for Insurance Carriers

March 24, 2017

Via: Dataversity

Breaches of data security are an increasingly serious problem for data-intensive industries of all kinds. Recent research shows that 90% of all large organizations—including insurance carriers—suffered cyber security breaches in 2015, up from 81% in 2014.1 Moreover, cybersecurity breaches are […]

Performance, security, and availability

Oracle Micros breach highlights PoS and supply chain security risks

August 9, 2016

Via: ComputerWeekly

A cyber breach at Oracle’s Micros point of sale (PoS) division highlights the security vulnerability in the supply chains of large organisations, say industry experts. Oracle is urging Micros customers to change their passwords and any passwords used by Micros […]